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Undergraduate Certificate in IT Project Management Essentials

American Public University

12 months
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285 USD/credit
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The world of Information Technology is replete with projects that were abandoned because of runaway scope and cost. On the other hand the trend in the world economy is shrinking budgets and shorter deadlines; all this while projects are getting more complex. The Undergraduate Certificate in IT Project Management Essentials is offered by the American Public University.

Overview

This certificate focuses on meeting industry needs for IT Managers that can manage cost, time, scope, quality, risk. The Undergraduate Certificate in IT Project Management Essentials is offered by the American Public University.

An undergraduate student, regardless of field of study, may enroll in the Certificate of IT Project Management. 

This Certificate prepares an IT professional to seek higher level career positions such as: IT Project Manager, IT Manager, e-Business Project Manager, Web Content Manager, SEO Analyst, IT Cost Analyst, and IT Planner.

While enrolled in this certificate, the student will:

  • Appraise the principles and practices for organizing, allocating, and managing project resources.
  • Analyze the project management framework, including the stakeholders, domains, phases, processes, integration, and lifecycle.
  • Examine the potential complexities and pitfalls in initiating and closing projects; and assess methods to mitigate this risk.
  • Appraise the unique challenges in managing the scope, time, and cost of information technology projects.
  • Assess the principles, strategies, challenges, and measures for managing quality and risk on IT projects.
  • Analyze the phases, procedures, deliverables, and best practices for business systems analysis.

Accreditation

American Public University is part of the American Public University System (APUS), which is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC). The HLC accredits degree-granting institutions located in a 19-state region, and is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education (ED), and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Management Information Systems
  • Information Technology Project Management
  • Project Management Using MS Project
  • Contemporary Internet Topics
  • Cyberlaw and Privacy in a Digital Age
  • Virtual Management

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Our university welcomes international applicants from many countries around the world. We are an online university and students are not required to enter the U.S. Therefore, we do not issue I-20 or DS-2019 forms for the F-1 or J-1 student visas.
  • In addition to the admission requirements for undergraduate or graduate study, we may require additional documents related to residency, 
  • English proficiency, and educational background. Our institution maintains the right to require this documentation when needed.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    285 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 285 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    285 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 285 USD per credit during 12 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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